Padua Parents

‘PAM’ – Parent Access Module

‘PAM’ is our Parent Access Module that enables parents to view individual information about your child/children’s learning, including timetable, assessment results, reports, lodge student absences etc.

PAM can be accessed using the link in the top right corner of our website. Or bookmark https://pam.padua.vic.edu.au/Login/Default.aspx in your browser for quick access.

The Username to log in to your account is the email address you have supplied to us either at enrolment or as updated thereafter.

Should you make a change to your email address in PAM, we will be notified and our records will be updated accordingly.

If you have forgotten your password, please click on the ‘Forgot Password?’ link on the login page and follow the prompts to change your password.

After logging into your PAM account, see School Links for several parent resources and video guides including:

  • How to contact teachers
  • How to lodge an absence
  • How to view reports
  • How to view grades

Click your student’s name to view their individual timetable, reports, letters, learning tasks or email teachers function.

If you require any assistance, please email helpdesk@padua.vic.edu.au.


Padua Parent Group

"Opportunities for Parents, created by Parents"

The Padua College Parent Group is a great way to meet up with other parents and to get involved in various activities while your child is at Padua. The Parent Group meets once a term as a whole group, and are involved in organising a range of activities that might interest you. These include:

  • A Parent Information Forum each year which focuses on an important issue related to adolescence, families and the experience of secondary schools.
  • 'Engage, Consult, Advise’ Evenings which encourage parents to have input into important initiatives within the college.
  • Parent Cooking Evenings, which produce meals for families within the Padua College community who are need of some practical assistance, and are also a great opportunity to meet other parents.
  • Coordination of the Arthurs Seat Challenge BBQ in November which supports our local Peninsula schools safe driving initiative, the ‘Fit to Drive’ program.

If you would like further information on the Parent Group, please contact:

Mr Michael Harrison – Vice-Principal (Mission and Community)mharrison@padua.vic.edu.au

Mrs Sarah Hansen – Personal Assistant (Human Resources)shansen@padua.vic.edu.au

Alternatively, please contact the College on 5976 0100.

The most recent minutes of the Parent Group Meeting:

Parent Group Meeting Minutes (March 2020) Parent Group Meeting Minutes (March 2020) (679 KB)


NEW YEAR 7 FAMILIES

For new Year 7 Parents and Students, here is some advice prepared by past parents!

Parent Group Advice for Year 7 Parents and Students 2020 Parent Group Advice for Year 7 Parents and Students 2020 (638 KB)


PADUA PARENTS - GENERAL INFORMATION

SCHOOL TV

Padua subscribes to and recommends SchoolTV as a wonderful resource for all families. Here, you will find a range of topics for students and families with comprehensive videos and information from leading specialists and organisations.

SchoolTV contains some great content from organisations such as Beyond Blue, ReachOut, HeadSpace and others.

Please check it out here - School TV

PARENT FORUM: SUSAN MCLEAN

In a world where cyber technology issues are ongoing challenges for all of us, the Padua College Parent Group invited Susan McLean, author of ‘Sexts, Texts and Selfies’ and one of Australia’s foremost experts in cyber-safety and young people, to present information to us regarding the challenges of cyber-safety and discuss what we can do about the issues confronting us. 

It was a wonderful night and some fact sheets that Susan provided to us can be found here:

https://www.padua.vic.edu.au/LiteratureRetrieve.aspx?ID=201187

OTHER INFORMATION FOR PARENTS

Padua College Leadership Structure and Personnel

College Leadership Structure 2020 College Leadership Structure 2020 (4416 KB)

Future Term Dates from Catholic Education Melbourne. Please note that these dates are not specific to Padua College but are provided to give a broad indication as to future Term Dates that Catholic Education Melbourne (CEM) works to.

School Term Dates

Padua College - 2020 Key Dates

2020 Key Dates 2020 Key Dates (384 KB)

Moving House?

Padua College Change of Address Form Padua College Change of Address Form (169 KB)

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